JOHNWALLSTREET’S UPDATE: YANKEES AND WWE ENTER eSPORTS

YANKEES, WWE INVEST IN ESPORTS The NY Yankees have announced an investment partnership with Vision Esports, to accelerate the growth and awareness of 3 esports...

JOHNWALLSTREET UPDATE: 2018 DRL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TO BE HELD IN SAUDI ARABIA, TRYOUTS OPEN...

The Drone Racing League (DRL) has announced it will hold its 2018 Allianz World Championship in Saudi Arabia, next September. The 7th and final event...

JOHNWALLSTREET UPDATE: STUBHUB TO BECOME NFL’S AUTHORIZED TICKET RESALE MARKETPLACE FOR 2018 SEASON

StubHub (eBay) and the NFL have announced a multi-year partnership that will make the world’s largest ticketing marketplace, the NFL’s “authorized ticket resale marketplace”,...

JOHNWALLSTREET UPDATE: HBO REAL SPORTS TO EXPLORE THE CHANGING STANCE ON GAMBLING WITHIN PRO...

HBO Real Sports recently aired a segment on “Sports Betting in Las Vegas”. The piece explores how for decades, professional sports leagues avoided Las Vegas; fearing...

JohnWallStreet’s Sports Finance Update: Virtual Announcer Enables OTT Rights Holders To Broadcast Remotely

NeuLion (NLN), a company that specializes in the broadcasting, distribution and monetization of video content to mobile devices, has announced the launch of Virtual...

JohnWallStreet’s Sports Finance Update: Under Armour Launches Subscription Box Service

Under Armour (UAA) is entering the subscription box business. Armour Box, a customized package of 4-6 pieces of the season’s latest gear, is different...

JohnWallStreet’s Sports Finance Update: MSG Needs To Spin Off Sports Teams To Bring Full...

Robin Hood, a NY based poverty-fighting organization, held their 5th annual investors conference late last week; gathering policy experts, hedge fund managers, financial leaders,...

JohnWallStreet’s Sports Finance Update: Asics To Rebrand Itself As A Health And Wellness Company

Asics (OTC: ASCCF) is working to rebrand itself from a niche footwear manufacturer to a mainstream health and wellness company. DJ Steve Aoki is...

JohnWallStreet’s Sports Finance Update: Eurosport To Launch Snap Channel For ’18 Olympic Games

Eurosport, the Discovery Communications (DISCA) owned sports network, has signed a strategic advertising and content partnership with SNAP Inc. (SNAP) for the ’18 South...

JohnWallStreet’s Sports Finance Update: Under Armour Banking on Curry 4 To Lead Company Rebound

Jefferies investment bank analyst Randal Konik is predicting the newly released Steph Curry 4 “will become the #1 sneaker in basketball this year”, leading...